- Jul 25, 2018
Saturday January 5, 2019 - OnSight Firearms Training presents:
Life Saver Trauma Med Class
REGISTRATION: Life Saver Trauma Med Class
171 Lincoln St. 3rd Floor, Lowell, Massachusetts 01852
9:00am to 6:00pm
$100 plus $25 venue fee.
This full day class is designed to teach the student what to do and how to respond and treat a casualty in the event of a traumatic injury or medical emergency. Emphasis is placed on stopping bleeding and bandaging wounds. This is not strictly a "gunshot" class. Lesson plans and hands on applications will cover many various injuries including: lacerations, shock, blood loss, head injuries, fractures, and more).
We will also cover med kit and personal first aid kit contents.
The time to learn is now, before an incident happens.
This class will include, but is not limited to:
- Basic first aid and advanced trauma / wound care
- Self Aid
- Rapid patient assessment
- Effectively stopping massive bleeding
- Basic anatomy and physiology of life-sustaining systems
- H, A, B, C’s—Hemorrhage, Airway, Breathing and Circulation
- Contents and application of Individual med kit components
- Proper storage and employment of the med kit
- Basic and advanced airway management - treating and monitoring
tension pneumothorax, sucking chest wound and flail chest
- Use of bandages, compression bandages, gauze, and hemostatic agents (celox, combat gauze, etc.)
- Proper use, storage and application of tourniquets, chest seals, NPA.
- Recognition and Treatment of various injuries (gunshots, lacerations,
burns, airway blockage, head injuries, orthopedic, environmental)
- Recognition and treatment of hypovolemic (hemorrhagic) shock
- Moving and positioning victims with various injuries
- Evacuation considerations
- Prioritizing care
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Matthew “Doc” Hilton.
At the age of 17 Matthew enlisted in the U.S. Army as a Combat Medic. Throughout his years in the Army he honed his skills and took more and more advanced medical training. He also received training on multiple weapon systems in the Army’s armory from the M9 pistol to the 107 mm mortar system. During recent deployments, Matt recognized a lack of firearms training in the units he was a member of. Matt continues his service to our Nation with over 25 years of service in Active Duty and Reserves. Currently he is the Senior Medical Operations Sergeant for a local Civil Affairs battalion in the Reserves, and a nurse at a local military base for his civilian job.
Training and Certifications:
US Army Combat Medic Course
Licensed Practical Nurse
Emergency Medical Technician – Extended
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)
Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)
Military Transition Team (MiTT) Medic
Army Field Sanitation Team
Army Primary Leadership Development Course (PLDC)
Army Advance Leadership Course (ALC)
Army Senior Leadership Course (SLC)
Ask, Care, Escort (ACE) Army Suicide Prevention – Instructor
Army Engagement Skills Trainer (EST) – Instructor
American Heart Association, CPR – Instructor
Combat Life Saver – Instructor
NRA Range Safety Officer
All training material will be provided. Students are encouraged to bring notepads and pens for note taking.
For more information or questions please contact [email protected]
Private and group shooting lessons available - Rifle - Pistol - Shotgun
Women's classes available.
New York (resident) pistol permit classes, Utah, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Florida, Virginia, Arizona, Massachusetts non-resident carry permit classes available.
UPDATED CLASS LIST FOR 2018 / 2019:
please go to: https://www.onsightfirearmstraining.com
CUSTOMER REFUND REQUESTS OR CUSTOMER CANCELLATIONS
Class Transfer: With 48-hour advance notice of event date we will reapply your deposit to another class of your choice.
Cancellation Refund: Refunds for 75% balance of deposit amount, if no transfer is possible, but ONLY if we are notified of the cancellation up to 48-hours in advance of event date.
No-Call/No-Show: Participants who do not show to the event without prior 48-hour notice forfeit their deposit.